Thursday, April 24, 2014

TOXIC SHOCK

TOXIC SHOCK PROTECTION TIPS


 
TOXIC SHOCK PROTECTION TIPS
You are suddenly struck with a shaking chill, a rapidly rising temperature, a bounding pulse and unstable blood pressure. These are the symptoms of shock.

Toxic shock is potentially fatal. It is caused by the introduction of bacteria into the bloodstream, often through the vagina.

  • Use sanitary towels instead of tampons.
  • Don’t use superabsorbent tampons.
  • Don’t use tampons with plastic applicators.
  • Lubricate a tampon with =k y jelly before insertion.
  • If you use a contraceptive sponge, remove within 24 hours of intercourse.